Inheritance tax and trusts

Deeds of Variation
1 July 2015

Carolyn Bagley examines the use of deeds of variation and the case against their abolition

Estate planning

Trusts are no longer the most tax-efficient way to transfer assets to future generations. Steven Holden and Roland Roberts look at how a family investment company could be more attractive

Land development
1 June 2015

Julie Butler explains why tax planning for development land should be reviewed urgently

Care home fees
1 May 2015

Lynne Thompson explains the tax and benefit considerations of transferring the family home to qualify for means-tested local authority funding

Inheritance tax
1 March 2015

Harriet Brown reviews the recent case of Chadda, which considered the interaction between land law and inheritance tax